July 18, 2016

Venezuela Opens Its Borders So People Can Actually Get Supplies

Venezuela opened its border with Colombia yesterday to let people go across the border to buy medicines and staples that can’t be found in Venezuela. The country has been suffering an economic crisis due to low oil prices and terrible economic mismanagement. To get even the most basic foodstuffs shoppers have to wait for hours in often violent lines outside empty shops. Faced with an economy in free-fall and a hostile parliament President Maduro is nowturning to the military to save him… classic move.

Yes, I want to sound marginally more intelligent: